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Dr. D.Y. Patil Vidyapeeth, Pune
(Deemed to be University)
Established under Section 3 of the UGC Act, 1956, vide NotificationNo. F.9-39/2001-U.3 dated 11th January 2003 of Government of India
Re-accredited by NAAC with a CGPA of 3.62 on a four point scale at 'A' Grade
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Dental Operation Room Assistant Course (DORA)

DORA - Newly Proposed Course


Dental Operating Room Assistant is a person not being a dentist or medical practioner, who assists the dental surgeon in his clinical work including dental materials and medicines as required by the dental surgeon. DORA is a trained legal assistant to a dental surgen.

Duration of Course - 2 years

Dental Operating Room Assistant is a Two Academic Years Diploma Course approved by the dental council of india and awarded by Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College and Hospital, pimpri, pune. Dental Council of India gives registration for DORA .

Scope of Employment

Dental Operating Room Assistant can assist any reputed dental surgeon in his clinic.
Dental Operating Room Assistant can secure employment in any renowned institution.
Dental Operating Room Assistant can also help in the major operation theaters in co-ordination with dentla surgeon.
They can get employment in the armed forces denatl colleges. our institution will employ some as per merits

Eligibility Criteria

A candidate should be at least 17 years of age at the time of admission or within three months of it, and should be medically fit. candidate shall have passed 10 + 2 examination with 50% marks.

Mode of Teaching

  • Didactics
  • Practicals


As per dental council of India, new Delhi


  • Primary at the end of 1st year.
  • Final at the end of 2nd year.

Course Fee

Rs. 25, 000/- per year.

For Admission Contact

Dr. Deepak G. Kulkarni,
Dr. D. Y. Patil Dental College & Hospital
Telephone Numbers:020-27423422, 020-27423427